MV Colona VI Schedule

SCHEDULE 2009-2010
MONTH
CRUISE CODE 2 DAYS – 2 NIGHTS CRUISE CODE 4 DAYS – 4 NIGHTS
APRIL
CO37
02 Apr – 04 Apr
CO38
04 Apr- 08 Apr
CO39
09 Apr – 11 Apr
CO40
11 Apr – 15 Apr
CO41
16 Apr – 22 Apr – Special 6 days / 6 nightsSimilan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
CO42
23 Apr – 25 Apr
CO43
25 Apr – 29 Apr
CO44
30 Apr – 04 May

 

SCHEDULE 2010-2011
MONTH
CRUISE CODE 2 DAYS – 2 NIGHTS CRUISE CODE 4 DAYS – 4 NIGHTS
OCTOBER
CO01
29 Oct – 04 Nov – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
NOVEMBER
CO02
05 Nov – 07 Nov
CO03
07 Nov – 11 Nov
CO04
12 Nov – 14 Nov
CO05
14 Nov – 18 Nov
CO06
19 Nov – 25 Nov – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
CO07
26 Nov – 28 Nov
CO08
28 Nov – 02 Dec
DECEMBER
CO09
3 Dec – 9 Dec – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
   
CO10
09 Dec – 13 Dec
CO11
14 Dec – 16 Dec
CO12
16 Dec – 20 Dec
CO13
21 Dec – 27 Dec – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
CO14
28 Dec – 03 Jan – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
JANUARY
CO15
04 Jan – 08 Jan
CO16 09 Jan – 15 Jan – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
   
CO17
16 Jan – 20 Jan
CO18
21 Jan – 23 Jan
CO19
23 Jan – 27 Jan
CO20
28 Jan – 3 Feb – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
FEBRUARY
CO21
04 Feb – 6 Feb
CO22
06 Feb – 10 Feb
CO23 11 Feb – 13 Feb CO24 13 Feb – 17 Feb
CO25
18 Feb – 24 Feb – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
CO26
25 Feb – 27 Feb
CO27
27 Feb – 03 Mar
MARCH
CO28 04 Mar – 06 Mar CO29 06 Mar – 10 Mar
CO30 11 Mar – 17 Mar – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
CO31
18 Mar – 20 Mar
CO32
27 Mar – 31 Mar
CO33
25 Mar – 27 Mar
CO34
21 Mar – 25 Mar
APRIL
CO35 01 Apr – 07 Apr – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
CO36
08 Apr – 10 Apr
CO37
10 Apr- 14 Apr
CO38
15 Apr – 17 Apr
CO39
17 Apr- 21 Apr
CO40
22 Apr – 28 Apr – Special 6 days / 6 nights – Similan Islands Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands Richelieu Rock
CO41
29 Apr – 01 May
   
MAY
    CO42 01 May – 05 May
    CO43 06 May – 10 May

 

 

MV Colona VI Boat Specifications & Technical Information

General Information Cabin Types Available
Built in the year 2000 6 Twin Share Cabins
Length 29m (95ft) 1 Double Bed Cabin
Beam 5m (17ft) All cabins have:
Two HINO engines each with 330bhp Air conditioning
A cruising speed of 12 knots En suite facilities (private toilet & shower)
Two generators each with 35kw Cupboard space for storing your belongings
All cabins complete with 220v of Electricity 24 hours a day Fridge
Two Bauer Mariner compressors Large panoramic window
NITROX gas blending onboard
Large inflatable dingy with an outboard of 40bhp Onboard Crew
Modern navigation equipment 1 Captain
Fully equipped first aid and oxygen system 2 Dive masters
50 sqm sun deck area 1 Engineer
Water maker 1 Deck hand
Comfortable sofa area 1 Cook
Library 1 Hostess
CD / VCD Music system with music selection
DVD Player with a library of films PADI Scuba Diving Courses Available
PADI Advanced Open Water Course
Safety Facilities PADI NITROX Course
Satellite phone PADI Specialty Courses:
Mobile phone Peak Performance Buoyancy
VHF Radio Project Aware
CB Radio, 24h contact with NAVY AWARE Coral Reef Conservation
O2 tank & O2 instructor provided on board Fish Identification
MFA Kit & Emergency First Response instructors on board Deep Diver
Two life rafts complete with jackets throughout Diver Propulsion Vehicle (charge for rental of vehicle)
Emergency evacuation facilities with helicopter & ambulance Multilevel Diver
Affiliated member with the Hyperbaric Chamber in Phuket Night Diver
Fire extinguishers Underwater Photographer

Boat Layout MV Colona VI

 

Main deck:
1 – Dive deck
2 – Storage
3 – Heads
4 – Engines
5 – Twin-bed Cabins
7 – Crew

Upper Deck:
8 – Outdoor salon
9 – Double-bed Cabin
10 – Wheelhouse

 

 

MV Colona VI Prices

PRICES 2009-2010

Southern Cruise – 2 Days / 2 Nights

Master Cabin Diver 16,000 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 14,400 Thai Baht
     
Twin Share Cabin Diver 15,000 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 13,500 Thai Baht
     
Full Charter   195,000 Thai Baht
 

Northern Cruise – 4 Days / 4 Nights

Master Cabin Diver 32,000 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 28,800 Thai Baht
     
Twin Share Cabin Diver 30,000 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 27,000 Thai Baht
     
Full Charter   390,000 Thai Baht
 
Northern & Southern Cruise – 6 Days / 6 Nights
Master Cabin Diver 48,000 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 43,200 Thai Baht
     
Twin Share Cabin Diver 45,000 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 40,500 Thai Baht
     
Full Charter   585,000 Thai Baht
 
Northern Cruise – 6 Days / 6 Nights
Master Cabin Diver 48,000 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 43,200 Thai Baht
     
Twin Share Cabin Diver 45,000 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 40,500 Thai Baht
     
Full Charter   585,000 Thai Baht

 

PRICES 2010-2011

Southern Cruise – 2 Days / 2 Nights

Master Cabin Diver 17,600 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 15,840 Thai Baht
     
Twin Share Cabin Diver 16,600 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 14,940 Thai Baht
 

Northern Cruise – 4 Days / 4 Nights

Master Cabin Diver 32,200 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 31,680 Thai Baht
     
Twin Share Cabin Diver 33,200 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 29,980 Thai Baht
 
Northern & Southern Cruise – 6 Days / 6 Nights
Master Cabin Diver 52,800 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 47,520 Thai Baht
     
Twin Share Cabin Diver 49,800 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 44,820 Thai Baht
 
Northern Cruise – 6 Days / 6 Nights
Master Cabin Diver 52,800 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 47,520 Thai Baht
     
Twin Share Cabin Diver 49,800 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 44,820 Thai Baht

 

Prices Include Prices Do Not Include
Transfers to and from your accommodation on Phuket Island (Other areas on request) Soft drinks (aside from meal times)
Accommodation onboard Alcohol
All meals Similan Marine National Park Fee
Soft drinks at meal times Diving courses
Snacks Nitrox tanks
Drinking water, electrolytes, tea, coffee Rental equipment
Tanks (not NITROX)  
Torch, weights & weight belts  
Dive guide  
 
National Marine Park Fee
Almost all of the diving we do is in National Marine Parks. Entering the park requires a fee. This directly funds the Park Rangers, who take care of the park and are responsible for the maintenance and instalation of mooring buoys.

MV Colona VI visits 3 different Marine Parks. These are Hin Daeng & Hin Muang, the Similans and Surin Islands. Each of these parks will charge a 400 Thai Baht entrance fee with an additional 200 Baht per day, per diver.

The Marine Park fees below are paid on board the vessel
Southern Cruise – 2 Days / 2 Nights 400 Thai Baht
Northern Cruise – 4 Days / 4 Nights 1,600 Thai Baht
Northern & Southern Cruise – 6 Days / 6 Nights 2,000 Thai Baht
Northern Cruise – 6 Days / 6 Nights 2,000 Thai Baht
 

Equipment Rental

Full set of equipment per day

800 Thai Baht

Computer rental per day 300 Thai Baht
Nitrox per tank 250 Thai Baht
 

PADI & SSI Dive Education Available Onboard

The full range of PADI & SSI Courses is offered on board the live aboard. Below are prices for the most popular courses.

PADI Advanced Course 7,500 Thai Baht
PADI Nitrox Course 7,000 Thai Baht
SSI Advanced Course 6,000 Thai Baht
SSI Nitrox Course 5,500 Thai Baht

 

 

MV Giamani Boat Specifications & Technical Information

General Information Cabin Types Available
Built in the year 1998
2 Standard Twin Share Cabins
Length 24m (78.7ft)
Deluxe Triple share or Twin share Cabins
Beam 6.5m (21ft)
All Standard cabins have:
Draft 2 m (6 ft)
Individually controlled air condition & fan
Material: Steel
Shared bathroom & hot shower
Tonage: 62 tons
Cupboard space for storing your belongings
Two NISSAN engines each with 230 HP
Large panoramic window
Max speed of 12 knots
All Deluxe cabins have:
A cruising speed of 9 knots
Individually controlled air condition & fan
Range: 3000 miles
En suite facilities (private toilet & hot shower)
Two generators each with 30kw
Cupboard space for storing your belongings
All cabins complete with 220v of Electricity 24 hours a day
 
Two L&W compressors
Onboard Crew
NITROX system onboard
1 Captain
Large inflatable dingy with an outboard of 30bhp
1 Engineer
Fitted with modern navigation equipment
1 Deck hand
Fully equipment medic first aid and oxygen system
1 Cook
Water capacity: 10,000 Liters
1 Hostess
Water makers  2 X 4000 liters per day
1 Cruise director (dive instructor)
Comfortable sofa area
1 Tour leader (dive instructor)
Library
3rd Dive instructor, if full boat
CD / VCD Music system with music selection 
 
DVD Player with a library of films
Safety Facilities PADI Scuba Diving Courses Available
Satellite phone PADI Advanced Open Water Course
Mobile phone PADI NITROX Course
VHF Radio & SSB Radio PADI Specialty Courses:
Depth sounder x 2 Peak Performance Buoyancy
CB Radio, 24h contact with NAVY Project Aware
Radar x 2 AWARE Coral Reef Conservation
EPIRB Fish Identification
O2 tank & O2 instructor provided on board Deep Diver
MFA Kit & Emergency First Response instructors on board Diver Propulsion Vehicle (charge for rental of vehicle)
Two life rafts complete with jackets throughout Multilevel Diver
Emergency evacuation facilities with helicopter & ambulance Night Diver
Affiliated member with the Hyperbaric Chamber in Phuket Underwater Photographer
Fire extinguishers  

 

Upper Deck:Liveaboard Boat Layout MV Giamani
1 – Deluxe cabin
2 – Deluxe cabin
3 – Deluxe cabin
4 – Deluxe cabin
5 – Galley
6 – Dive deck
7 – Relaxation area at boat’s bow

Main Deck:
1 – Standard cabin
2 – Standard cabin
3 – Bathroom
4 – Wheelhouse
5 – Air conditioned salon
6 – Dining deck

 

 

MV Giamani Schedule

SCHEDULE 2009-2010
MONTH
CRUISE CODE
DATES
              DIVE AREAS
DAYS / NIGHTS
APRIL
GI28
09 Apr – 11 Apr

Special Southern Trip Hin Daeng, Hin Muang & Phi Phi

2 / 2
GI29
12 Apr – 16 Apr
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI30
19 Apr – 23 Apr
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI31
24 Apr – 30 Apr
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
6 / 6

 

SCHEDULE 2010-2011
MONTH
CRUISE CODE
DATES
              DIVE AREAS
DAYS / NIGHTS
NOVEMBER
GI01

02 Nov – 06 Nov

Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
G102
07 Nov -11 Nov
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI03
12 Nov – 16 Nov
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI04
17 Nov – 21 Nov
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI05
22 Nov – 26 Nov
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI06
27 Nov – 06 Dec
Thailand & Burma
9 / 9
DECEMBER

GI07

07 Dec- 11 Dec
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI08
12 Dec – 16 Dec
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI09
17 Dec – 21 Dec
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI10
22 Dec – 28 Dec
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
6 / 6
GI11
29 Dec – 04 Jan
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
6 / 6
JANUARY
GI12
05 Jan – 09 Jan
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI13
10 Jan – 14 Jan
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI14
15 Jan – 19 Jan
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI15
20 Jan – 29 Jan
Thailand & Burma
9 / 9
GI16
30 Jan – 03 Feb
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
FEBRUARY
GI17
04 Feb – 08 Feb
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI18
09 Feb – 13 Feb
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI19
14 Feb – 23 Feb
Thailand & Burma
9 / 9
GI20
24 Feb – 28 Feb
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
MARCH
GI21
01 Mar – 05 Mar
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI22
11 Mar – 19 Mar
Andaman Islands (India) – NEW DESTINATION
8 / 8
GI23
20 Mar – 28 Mar
Andaman Islands (India) – NEW DESTINATION
8 / 8
GI24
29 Mar – 06 Apr
Andaman Islands (India) – NEW DESTINATION
8 / 8
APRIL
GI25
10 Apr – 14 Apr
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI26
15 Apr – 19 Apr
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI27
20 Apr – 24 Apr
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI28
25 Apr – 29 Apr
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4
GI29
30 Apr – 04 May
Similans, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
4 / 4

 

 

MV Giamani Prices

PRICES 2010-2011

4 Day / 4 Night Cruise

Deluxe Triple Diver 30,400 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 27,360 Thai Baht
     
Deluxe Twin Share Diver 35,200 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 31,680 Thai Baht
     
Standard Twin Share Diver 31,200 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 28,080 Thai Baht
 

6 Day / 6 Night Cruise

Deluxe Triple Diver 45,600 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 41,040 Thai Baht
     
Deluxe Twin Share Diver 52,800 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 47,520 Thai Baht
     
Standard Twin Share Diver 46,800 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 42,120 Thai Baht
 
8 Day / 8 Night Cruise
Deluxe Triple Diver 72,800 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 65,520 Thai Baht
     
Deluxe Twin Share Diver 82,400 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 74,160 Thai Baht
     
Standard Twin Share Diver 74,400 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 66,960 Thai Baht
 
9 Day / 9 Night Cruise
Deluxe Triple Diver 72,900 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 65,610 Thai Baht
     
Deluxe Twin Share Diver 83,700 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 75,330 Thai Baht
     
Standard Twin Share Diver 74,700 Thai Baht
  Non Diver 67,230 Thai Baht

 

Prices Include Prices Do Not Include
Transfers to and from your accommodation on Phuket Island (Other areas on request) Soft drinks (aside from meal times)
Accommodation onboard Alcohol
All meals Similan Marine National Park Fee
Soft drinks at meal times Diving courses
Snacks Nitrox tanks
Drinking water, electrolytes, tea, coffee Rental equipment
Tanks (not NITROX)  
Torch, weights & weight belts  
Dive guide  
 
National Marine Park Fee
Almost all of the diving we do is in National Marine Parks. Entering the park requires a fee. This directly funds the Park Rangers, who take care of the park and are responsible for the maintenance and instalation of mooring buoys.

MV Giamani visits 3 different Marine Parks. These are Hin Daeng & Hin Muang, the Similans and Surin Islands. Each of these parks will charge a 400 Thai Baht entrance fee with an additional 200 Baht per day, per diver.

The Marine Park fees below are paid on board the vessel
Southern Cruise – 2 Days / 2 Nights 400 Thai Baht
Northern Cruise – 4 Days / 4 Nights 1,600 Thai Baht
Northern & Southern Cruise – 6 Days / 6 Nights 2,000 Thai Baht
Northern Cruise – 6 Days / 6 Nights 2,000 Thai Baht
 

Equipment Rental

Full set of equipment per day

800 Thai Baht

Computer rental per day 300 Thai Baht
Nitrox per tank 250 Thai Baht
 

PADI & SSI Dive Education Available Onboard

The full range of PADI & SSI Courses is offered on board the live aboard. Below are prices for the most popular courses.

PADI Advanced Course 7,500 Thai Baht
PADI Nitrox Course 7,000 Thai Baht
SSI Advanced Course 6,000 Thai Baht
SSI Nitrox Course 5,500 Thai Baht

 

 

MV Discovery Boat Specifications & Technical Information

General Information
Length 26 Metres
Beam 6 Metres
Draught 2.5 Metres
Fuel Capacity 6 000 Litres
Water Capacity 12 000 Litres
2 x Main Engine 345 hp
Maximum Speed 12 Knots/hour
Power Supplies 24V, 220V, 380V
Tanks 12 and 15 Litres
Tankm Pillar Valves Int. A clamp
Compressors 2 x Hamworthy
Emergency Oxygen 2 x 50 Litres
First Aid Full kit
Navigation Equipment Radar, GPS, Depth sounder
Communications VHF & UHF radio, satellite phone
Safety Dinghy, Life Raft
Life Jackets 30

 

a – Air conditioned customer cabins, 2m x 2m Boat Layout MV Discovery Liveaboard
b – Staff cabins
c – 2 x heads, 1 x extra restroom
d – 2 x extra fresh water showers
e – Forward sundeck
f – Galley
g – Stairs to the upper deck
h – Camera and video shelf
i – Diving platform, 2m x 6m
j – Stairs to lower sundeck
k – To the engine & compressors
l – Cold drinks bar
m – Captain’s cabin
n – Lounge, A/V equipment, sat phone
o – Dining area
p – Shaded, cushioned “chill-out” zone
q – Stairs to lower deck
r – Ladder to top deck
s – Inflatable dinghy

 

 

MV Discovery Schedule

SCHEDULE 2010-2011
MONTH
CRUISE CODE
DATES
  DESTINATIONS
DAYS / NIGHTS
APRIL
A 26

26 Apr – 30 Apr

3 / 4
JULY – AUGUST

GS 01

Please ask for confirmed dates
Southern Islands
3/ 2
OCTOBER
A 01
15 Oct – 20 Oct
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock

4 / 5
A 02
22 Oct – 26 Oct
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
A 03
28 Oct – 01 Nov
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
NOVEMBER
A 04
03 Nov – 08 Nov
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
4 / 5
A 05
09 Nov – 13 Nov
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
HD 01
13 Nov – 16 Nov
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
3 / 3
AS 01
09 Nov – 16 Nov
Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
7 / 7
AS 01 sc
As above, including Sea Canoeing
A 06
17 Nov – 21 Nov
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
A 07
22 Nov – 26 Nov
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
HD 02
26 Nov – 29 Nov
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
3 / 3
AS 02
22 Nov – 29 Nov
Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
7 / 7
AS 02 sc
As above, including Sea Canoeing
DECEMBER
A 08
30 Nov – 04 Dec
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
A 09
05 Dec – 10 Dec
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
4 / 5

A 10

11 Dec – 15 Dec
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
HD 03
15 Dec – 18 Dec
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
3 / 3
AS 03
10 Dec – 18 Dec
Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
7 / 7
AS 03 sc
As above, including Sea Canoeing
A 11
19 Dec – 23 Dec
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
A 12
24 Dec – 28 Dec
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
A 13
29 Dec – 02 |Jan
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
JANUARY 2011
A14
3 Jan – 7 Jan
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
HD 04
7 Jan – 10 Jan
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
3 / 3
AS 04
3 Jan – 10 Jan
Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
7 / 7
AS 04 sc
As above, including Sea Canoeing
A 15
11 Jan – 15 Jan
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
HD 05
15 Jan – 18 Jan
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
3 / 3
AS 05
11 Jan – 18 Jan
Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
7 / 7
AS 05 sc
As above, including Sea Canoeing
A 16
19 Jan – 23 Jan
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
HD 06
23 Jan – 26 Jan
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
3 / 3
AS 06
19 Jan – 26 Jan
Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
7 / 7
AS 06 sc
As above, including Sea Canoeing
B 01
28 Jan – 05 Feb
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock, Burma Banks, Mergui Archipelago
7 / 8
FEBRUARY
A 17
06 Feb – 11 Feb
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
4 / 5

A 18

12 Feb – 16 Feb
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
HD 07
16 Feb – 19 Feb
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
3 / 3
AS 07
12 Feb – 19 Feb
Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
7 / 7
AS 07 sc
As above, including Sea Canoeing
A 19
21 Feb – 25 Feb
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
A 20
26 Feb – 02 Mar
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
MARCH
B 02
04 Mar – 12 Mar
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock, Burma Banks, Mergui Archipelago
7 / 8

A 18

13 Mar – 17 Mar
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
HD 08
17 Mar – 20 Mar
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
3 / 3
AS 08
13 Mar – 20 Mar
Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
7 / 7
AS 08 sc
As above, including Sea Canoeing
A 22
21 Mar – 25 Mar
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 3
B 03
26 Mar – 03 Apr
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock, Burma Banks, Mergui Archipelago
7 / 8
APRIL
A 16
05 Apr – 09 Apr
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
HD 09
09 Apr – 12 Apr
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
3 / 3
AS 09
05 Apr – 12 Apr
Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
7 / 7
AS 09 sc
As above, including Sea Canoeing
A 24
14 Apr – 18 Apr
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
B 04
19 Apr – 27 Apr
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock, Burma Banks, Mergui Archipelago
7 / 8
A 25
28 Apr – 02 May
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
MAY
A 26
03 Apr – 07 Apr
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
3 / 4
A 27
08 Apr – 13 Apr
Similan Islands & Richelieu Rock
4 / 5
JULY – AUGUST 2011
GS 01
Please ask for confirmed dates
Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
4 / 4

 

 

MV Discovery Prices

PRICES 2010-2011
MONTH
CRUISE CODE
DATES
PRICES
# OF DIVES
DAYS / NIGHTS
APRIL
A 26

26 Apr – 30 Apr

22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
JULY – AUGUST

GS 01

Please ask for confirmed dates
Please ask for price
11
3/ 2
OCTOBER
A 01
15 Oct – 20 Oct
26,000 THB
16
4 / 5
A 02
22 Oct – 26 Oct
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
A 03
28 Oct – 01 Nov
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
NOVEMBER
A 04
03 Nov – 08 Nov
26,000 THB
16
4 / 5
A 05
09 Nov – 13 Nov
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
HD 01
13 Nov – 16 Nov
20,000 THB
12
3 / 3
AS 01
09 Nov – 16 Nov
39,900 THB
24
7 / 7
AS 01 sc
43,500 THB
A 06
17 Nov – 21 Nov
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
A 07
22 Nov – 26 Nov
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
HD 02
26 Nov – 29 Nov
20,000 THB
12
3 / 3
AS 02
22 Nov – 29 Nov
39,900 THB
24
7 / 7
AS 02 sc
43,500 THB
DECEMBER
A 08
30 Nov – 04 Dec
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
A 09
05 Dec – 10 Dec
26,000 THB
16
4 / 5

A 10

11 Dec – 15 Dec
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
HD 03
15 Dec – 18 Dec
20,000 THB
12
3 / 3
AS 03
10 Dec – 18 Dec
39,900 THB
24
7 / 7
AS 03 sc
43,500 THB
A 11
19 Dec – 23 Dec
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
A 12
24 Dec – 28 Dec
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
A 13
29 Dec – 02 |Jan
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
JANUARY 2011
A14
3 Jan – 7 Jan
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
HD 04
7 Jan – 10 Jan
20,000 THB
12
3 / 3
AS 04
3 Jan – 10 Jan
39,900 THB
24
7 / 7
AS 04 sc
43,500 THB
A 15
11 Jan – 15 Jan
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
HD 05
15 Jan – 18 Jan
20,000 THB
12
3 / 3
AS 05
11 Jan – 18 Jan
39,900 THB
24
7 / 7
AS 05 sc
43,500 THB
A 16
19 Jan – 23 Jan
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
HD 06
23 Jan – 26 Jan
20,000 THB
12
3 / 3
AS 06
19 Jan – 26 Jan
39,900 THB
24
7 / 7
AS 06 sc
43,500 THB
B 01
28 Jan – 05 Feb
49,500 THB
Over 23
7 / 8
FEBRUARY
A 17
06 Feb – 11 Feb
26,000 THB
16
4 / 5

A 18

12 Feb – 16 Feb
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
HD 07
16 Feb – 19 Feb
20,000 THB
12
3 / 3
AS 07
12 Feb – 19 Feb
39,900 THB
24
7 / 7
AS 07 sc
43,500 THB
A 19
21 Feb – 25 Feb
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
A 20
26 Feb – 02 Mar
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
MARCH
B 02
04 Mar – 12 Mar
49,500 THB
Over 23
7 / 8

A 18

13 Mar – 17 Mar
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
HD 08
17 Mar – 20 Mar
20,000 THB
12
3 / 3
AS 08
13 Mar – 20 Mar
39,900 THB
24
7 / 7
AS 08 sc
43,500 THB
A 22
21 Mar – 25 Mar
22,000 THB
12
3 / 3
B 03
26 Mar – 03 Apr
49,500 THB
Over 23
7 / 8
APRIL
A 16
05 Apr – 09 Apr
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
HD 09
09 Apr – 12 Apr
20,000 THB
12
3 / 3
AS 09
05 Apr – 12 Apr
39,900 THB
24
7 / 7
AS 09 sc
43,500 THB
A 24
14 Apr – 18 Apr
22,000 THB

12
3 / 4
B 04
19 Apr – 27 Apr
49,500 THB
Over 23
7 / 8
A 25
28 Apr – 02 May
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
MAY
A 26
03 Apr – 07 Apr
22,000 THB
12
3 / 4
A 27
08 Apr – 13 Apr
26,000 THB
16
4 / 5
JULY – AUGUST 2011
GS 01
Please ask for confirmed dates
Please ask for price
14
4 / 4

 

Prices Include Prices Do Not Include
Full accommodation in airconditioned or fan cabin Alcoholic drinks
All meals Similan Marine National Park Fee
Tea, coffee and fruits Diving courses
Tanks (not NITROX) and weights Nitrox tanks (except where expressely stated)
Up to 4 dives/day including night dive Diving Rental equipment
A qualified PADI Divemaster as your dive guide Certification or specialty courses
EANx Nitrox tanks  
 
National Marine Park Fee
Diving with Mv Discovery in the scheduled areas involves entering the Similan National Marine Parks and/or Burma, where a fee is charged per person.. The prices below are per scheduled liveaboard dive trip.
Days / Nights per cruise Similan Islands Fees
3 / 3 1,000 Thai Baht
3 / 4 1,400 Thai Baht
4 / 5 1,400 Thai Baht
7 / 7 2,400 Thai Baht
7 / 8 1,200 Thai Baht (+ Burma Entry Fee)

Burma Entry

200 USD

 

 

MV Nautica Boat Specifications & Technical Information

General Information Diving
Boat type: Steel Motor Vessel Tanks/Nitrox: 26 x 12 l INT valves
Built in 2004 Nitrox fill station: Fischerblender Airmix
Length: 24 m Air compressors: Bauer 2 x Mariner 250 E
Width: 5 m Dinghy: 4,5 m Dingy with 30hp Yamaha Outboard
Engines: Hino 2 x 375 HP Ratio guide to divers: 6 divers / 1 guide
Max. Speed: 12 knots Cabins
Cruising speed: 8 -10 knots Max guests: 12
Diesel tank: 12,000 Litres 1 x Master Cabin
Fresh water tank: 12,000 Litres 4 x Twin / Double Cabin
Water maker: 2000 Litres / day 1 x Bunk Bed Cabin
Navigation & Communication Crew
Radar Captain
GPS Engineer
Depth Sounder, Cook Deckhand
Mobile- & Satellite Phone Hostess
SSB MF/HF Tour Leader / Cruise Director
VHF & CB Radio Dive Master / Instructor
NAVTEX receiver Other Special  Facilities
EPIRB Big sun deck area
Safety Comfortable sofa area
7 x 50 l Oxygen Library
MFA Kit CD / VCD Music system with music selection
25 x Life Jackets DVD Player with a library of films
2 Life Rafts max. 30 person Secure Safe Box
Fire Extinguisher Souvenirs
Electricity   Daily Room Service
Voltages: 220V, 380V, Nightly Turn-Down Service
Generator: 2 x 15kw , 1 x 5kw Customer Travel Accident Insurance by New Hampshire Insurance
Affiliated with the Hyperbaric Chamber in Phuket at the Bangkok Phuket Hospital 
Badalveda Insurance

 

1 – Scuba Diving platform
Boat Layout MV Nautica Liveaboard 2 – Cushioned relaxation area
3 – Dining area
4 – Stairs
5 – Service counter & T.V
6 – Toilet & shower
7 – Master cabin
8 – Wheelhouse
9 – Dive deck
10 – Storage room
11 – Twin / double bed cabins
12 – Stairs
13 – Salon
14 – Galley
15 – Steering room
16 – Compressor room
17 – Engine room
18 – Fuel tanks
19 – Cofferdam
20 – Water tanks
21 – Cruise director cabin
22 – Crew cabin
23 – Ballast tank

 

 

MV Nautica Schedule

SCHEDULE 2009-2010
MONTH

CRUISE CODE

DATES

DESTINATION

DAYS / NIGHTS

DEPART FROM

ARRIVE AT

APRIL

NA 25 B

10Apr – 18 Apr

Thailand / Myanmar

8 / 8

Taplamu

Taplamu

NA 26 S

19 Apr – 23 Apr

Similan / Surin

4 / 4

Taplamu

Taplamu

NA 27 S

23 Apr – 27 Apr

Similan / Surin

4 / 4

Taplamu

Taplamu

NA 28 S

28 Apr – 04 May

Similan / Surin

6 / 6

Taplamu

Taplamu

MAY

NA 29 B

05 May – 13 May

Thailand / Myanmar

8 / 8

Taplamu

Chalong

 

 

MV Nautica Prices

PRICES 2009-2010

Cruise Destination

Days / Nights

Master Cabin

Twin / Double Cabin

Bunk Cabin

Similan / Surin

4 / 4

$ 1,180

$ 1,090

$ 870

Similan / Surin

6 / 6

$ 1,770

$ 1,630

$ 1,290

Thailand / Myanmar  

8 / 8

$ 2,640

$ 2,460

$ 2,100

BOAT CHARTER – PRICE PER PERSON / PER DAY
Cruise
Half Boat (6 guests for 5)
Full Boat (12 guests for 10)
 
Similan / Surin
$ 1,310
$ 2,770
 
Thailand & Myanmar
$ 1,490
$ 3,120
 
Other Price Related Information
All prices are per diver in US Dollars. Prices and fees may change without prior notice.
Fuel Surcharge: In case of unforseen circumstances there may be an increase in fuel prices. We therefore, reserve the right to adjust the prices above accordingly.
Single Supplement: Surcharge of 90% from the price of cabin
Discount: 10 % for non-divers

 

Prices Include Prices Do Not Include
Transfers to and from your accommodation on Phuket Island (Other areas on request) Soft drinks (aside from meal times)
Accommodation onboard Alcohol
All meals Similan & Surin National Marine Park & Burma Entry Fee
Soft drinks Diving courses
Snacks Nitrox tanks
Drinking water, electrolytes, tea, coffee Rental equipment (at $ 20 per day)
Tanks (not NITROX) Nitrox Fills
Torch, weights & weight belts Dive Insurance
Dive guide  
 
National Marine Park Fee

Almost all of the diving we do is in National Marine Parks. Entering the park requires a fee. This directly funds the Park Rangers, who take care of the park and are responsible for the maintenance and instalation of mooring buoys.

Each of these parks will charge a 400 Thai Baht entrance fee with an additional 200 Baht per day, per diver.

 

 

MV Explorer Prices

PRICES 2010-2011

MONTH
CRUISE DATES
DESTINATION
TWIN CABIN
APRIL 2010
02 Apr – 06 Apr
25,000 Thai Baht – Diver
17,500 Thai Baht – Non-Diver
07 Apr – 11 Apr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
12 Apr – 16 apr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
17 Apr – 21 pr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
22 Apr – 26 Apr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
26 Apr – 30 Apr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
NOVEMBER
01 Nov – 05 Nov
Thailand – Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
25,000 Thai Baht
06 Nov – 10 Nov
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
11 Nov 15 Nov
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
16 Nov – 20 Nov
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
21 Nov – 25 Nov
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
26 Nov – 30 Nov
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
DECEMBER
01 Dec – 05 Dec
Thailand – Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
25,000 Thai Baht
6 Dec – 10 Dec
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
11 Dec – 15 Dec
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
16 Dec – 20 Dec
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
21 Dec – 25 Dec
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
26 Dec – 30 Dec
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
31 Dec – 04 Jan
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
JANUARY 2011
05 Jan – 09 Jan
Thailand – Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
25,000 Thai Baht
10 Jan – 14 Jan
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
15 Jan – 19 Jan
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
20 Jan – 24 Jan
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
25 Jan – 29 Jan
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
30 Jan – 03 Feb
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
FEBRUARY
04 Feb – 08 Feb
Thailand – Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
25,000 Thai Baht
09 Feb – 13 Feb
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
14 Feb – 18 Feb
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
19 Feb – 23 Feb
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
24 Feb – 28 Feb
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
MARCH
01 Mar – 05 Mar
Thailand – Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
25,000 Thai Baht
06 Mar – 10 Mar
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
11 Mar – 15 Mar
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
16 Mar – 20 Mar
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
21 Mar – 25 Mar
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
26 Mar – 30 Mar
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
APRIL
31 Mar – 04 Apr
Thailand – Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
25,000 Thai Baht
05 Apr – 09 Apr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
10 Apr – 14 Apr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
15 Apr – 19 Apr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
20 Apr – 24 Apr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht
25 Apr – 29 Apr
As Above
25,000 Thai Baht

 

Prices Include Prices Do Not Include
Transfers to and from your accommodation / dive vessel Alcohol
Air conditioned cabins – twin share Marine National Park Fees
All meals Diving courses
Fruits, drinking water, coffee, tea Rental equipment
Tanks, Torches, weights & weight belts  
Divemaster supervision  
Accident & Recompression Chamber Insurance  
 
National Marine Park Fees
Almost all of the diving we do is in National Marine Parks. Entering the park requires a fee. This directly funds the Park Rangers, who take care of the park and are responsible for the maintenance and instalation of mooring buoys.
National Marine Park Fees 4 Days & 4 Nights Cruise
Diver 1,600 Thai Baht
Non-Diver 800 Thai Baht
 

Equipment Rental

Full set of equipment per day

600 Thai Baht

Equipment includes Reg, top quality Cressi Sub BCD, Wetsuit, Fins Mask, Snorkel

 

 

MV Explorer Schedule

Liveaboard Diving MV West Coast Explorer

MV West Coast Explorer cruises for 4 Days & 4 Nights in Thailand and always visits:

Similan Islands
Koh Bon
Koh Tachai
Richelieu Rock

Please look in MV Explorer Prices for the Scheduled Cruise dates, including the prices for this particular live aboard vessel.